African

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small slender short-haired breed of African origin having brownish fur with a reddish undercoat Abyssinian , Abyssinian cat
African tree supposed to mark healthful regions Acacia xanthophloea , fever tree
African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread Adansonia digitata , baobab , monkey-bread tree
South African shrub having a swollen succulent stem and bearing showy pink and white flowers after the leaves fall; popular as an ornamental in tropics Adenium multiflorum , Adenium obesum , desert rose , impala lily , kudu lily , mock azalia
African antelope closely related to the waterbuck Adenota vardoni , puku
African antelopes: puku Adenota , genus Adenota
African antelope with ridged curved horns; moves with enormous leaps Aepyceros melampus , impala
African antelopes: impalas Aepyceros , genus Aepyceros
West African plant bearing pungent peppery seeds Aframomum melegueta , grains of paradise , Guinea grains , Guinea pepper , melagueta pepper
African genus of plants of the family Zingiberaceae Aframomum , genus Aframomum
countries occupying the African continent African country , African nation
African or Asiatic herbs with daisylike flowers African daisy
African plant with bright green evergreen leaves and umbels of many usually deep violet-blue flowers African lily , African tulip , Agapanthus africanus , blue African lily
perennial South African grass having densely clumped flimsy stems; introduced into United States especially for erosion control African love grass , Eragrostis curvula , weeping love grass
African tree having hard heavy odorless wood African mahogany
small shrubby African tree with hard wood used as a dyewood yielding a red dye African sandalwood , Baphia nitida , camwood
African tree having rather lightweight cedar-scented wood varying in color from pink to reddish brown African scented mahogany , cedar mahogany , Entandrophragma cylindricum , sapele mahogany
tropical African plant cultivated as a houseplant for its violet or white or pink flowers African violet , Saintpaulia ionantha
tropical African timber tree with wood that resembles mahogany African walnut , Lovoa klaineana
South African tree or shrub having a rounded crown African yellowwood , cape yellowwood , Podocarpus elongatus
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